This speech by Xi Jinping was originally published by Xinhua on 3 December
The CCP Central Committee Politburo conducted the 11th collective study session on the basic theories and methodologies of historical materialism in the afternoon of 3 December. When he chaired the study session, CCP Central Committee General Secretary, Xi Jinping, stressed that promoting the entire Party’s study of the basic theories and methodologies of historical materialism, would lead to a better understanding of national circumstances, a better understanding of the larger development trends of the undertaking of the Party and the State, a better understanding of the laws of historical development, and greater ability to dynamically move work in all areas forward.
Professor Guo Zhan from the Renmin University of China and Professor Han Qingxiang from the Central Party School lectured on this issue, and discussed their opinions and suggestions. Continue reading